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A Grade II Listed Building in Thaxted, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9378 / 51°56'15"N

Longitude: 0.3616 / 0°21'41"E

OS Eastings: 562436

OS Northings: 229219

OS Grid: TL624292

Mapcode National: GBR NFK.G72

Mapcode Global: VHJJ1.6KZC

Entry Name: Richmonds

Listing Date: 28 June 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1112930

English Heritage Legacy ID: 122391

Location: Thaxted, Uttlesford, Essex, CM6

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

Civil Parish: Thaxted

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

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Listing Text


TL62NW: 4/16


Late C14 house with cross-wing at west end, altered in late C16 and early C19.
Timber framed and plastered with C19 grey gault brick facade, and grey slate roof.
2 storeys. Cross-wing is gabled and jettied. 1,3 window range, modern casements and
C19 double hung vertical sliding sashes with glazing bars. C17, C15 and modern
extensions at rear. Internally the C14 cross-wing frame is virtually intact, with
stop chamfered beams, steeply cambered tie beams, spandrel brackets, and cross-wing
post roof. Main range largely rebuilt in late C16, with jowled storey posts, and side
purlin roof reusing sooted rafters from the original open hall. Some C17 and C18
doors, and reused C17 balusters and handrail to staircase. Red brick chimney stacks.

Listing NGR: TL6243629219

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